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Bouquets in Full Bloom: Spring and Summer Floral Trends
Set against the blossoming backdrop of the spring and summer months, look no further for the trendiest floral inspiration that will be sure to make for a breathtaking bouquet this wedding season. With numerous opportunities to incorporate floral elements into your bouquet, flowers are a great place to explore creativity with bold color palettes and unique arrangements. Summer's abundance of natural florals gives every bride endless possibilities to utilize bold floral combinations that are sure to add a dynamic pop to any bouquet. Taking advice from the industry’s experts we’ve compiled floral inspiration that is guaranteed to wow this season and make any bouquet a showstopper. From eye-catching hues to energetic textures, there is sure to be something for every bride in this season’s floral trends.
BIG AND BOLD IS HERE TO STAY
One of the most prominent trends brides are embracing this season is extravagance. Whether you want to explore a large arrangement or bright colors, the summer and spring months are the perfect opportunity to make your bouquet a showstopper. Moriah Black of Bellagala is all for mixing lively hues with lush greenery to add a pop of color for your walk down the aisle. Commenting on this stunning arrangement featuring pepper berry foliage, hypericum berries, dyed plumosa and decorative kale, she said, “We are OBSESSED with this bouquet! All the bright colors & loose greens make it look as though it was freshly picked from a wildflower field. But in our opinion, the bouquet streamers make this bouquet.” Down to the smallest details, this bouquet is the epitome of excitement this season.
This season is all about exploring new ways to embrace tradition, and playing around with different textured elements in your bouquet is a great way to give a classic color palette a modern twist. Sarah Trotter of Lasting Impressions Wedding is seeing lots of brides incorporate textured or unique elements into their bouquets and gravitate towards dahlias, garden roses and peonies to perfectly complement textural flourishes.
With almost endless opportunities to explore different flowers and greenery, the Posies and Poise team is all about pops of texture for the spring and summer. This breathtaking bouquet highlights hints of lavender, feather eucalyptus, grevillea foliage, smoke bush, ranunculus, nigella and lisianthus bringing together dynamic color and texture combinations seamlessly.
KEEP IT NATURAL
The past year has seen weddings adapt to the outdoors and embrace nature as a means to have distanced events, but this trend is here to stay. Going for a natural feel with your bouquet is the perfect way to connect to your surroundings and spotlight natural beauty, and working with seasonal and even locally sourced flowers is a growing trend prioritizing sustainability this spring and summer. For Kate Kuepers, Owner of Bloom Designs Floral, the hottest bouquets this season are embracing natural hues and greenery. This exquisite creation combines Playa Blanca and garden roses, bleached ruscus, dahlias, silver dollar eucalyptus, zinnias and scabiosa and bridges blush and white tones for a soft and stunning bouquet.
The Posies and Poise team is also seeing brides embrace simple color palettes and prioritize nature with their bouquets this spring and summer. This fresh and luscious bouquet melds umbrella fern, Italian ruscus, peonies, lisianthus, pennycress and anemone together into one captivating creation, exploring a few different shades of green to pair with lively white florals. Keeping your bouquet natural this season is the perfect complement to whatever direction you may take your wedding, and is a great way to honor the outdoors and immense natural beauty of the upcoming spring and summer months.